Homecoming 2023

Tradition and Pride

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 Homecoming week will be October 23-28. This year’s theme is “Pokechella”.

Homecoming Parade Information

The homecoming parade will take place on Thursday, October 26. Use the information below to prepare to participate.

Non-McNeese entries who have already registered for the parade and need to pay can click here to make your online payment.

Check or money order payments can be sent to McNeese Homecoming Parade, Box 92549, Lake Charles, LA 70609.

Homecoming Court Applications

McNeese Student Government Association is accepting applications from students for Homecoming Court. Use the button below to submit an application.

Important Dates

  • Court application opens – Friday, September 8
  • Court applications due – Monday, September 18
  • Election candidates announced – Wednesday, September 27
  • Homecoming Court elections – Monday, October 2 – Tuesday, October 10
  • King and Queen announced – Thursday, October 26 (Homecoming Pep Rally)
  • Homecoming Court announced – Wednesday, October 11 at 4pm (SGA Meeting)
Homecoming court 2022


The traditional student Oozeball tournament will take place on Wednesday, October 25. Registration is $50 per team. Teams can have up to six players and two must be females. For information about the tournament, contact Student Life Coalition at 337-475-5295 or bsimmons2@4seasonstanning.net.

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Contact for Questions

For questions or more information contact the Student Engagement and Leadership at 337-475-5618 or email studentlife@4seasonstanning.net.

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